Peter James Griffin lost his battle with cancer on June 16. Born Oct. 29, 1957, he was a long-time resident of Ridgefield and resided in Aguadilla, Puerto Rico, at the time of his death.
Mr. Griffin graduated from Fairport (N.Y.) High School and attended the Culinary Institute of America. He cooked at a number of Fairfield County restaurants and clubs during the 1980s and 1990s. He worked for many years for the Wilton Public Schools. He was an avid Red Sox fan and enjoyed spending summers at the family’s cottage on Lake Congamond in West Suffield.